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College and University Section Virtual Conference: Feb 24, 2017
Feb 23, 2017

The College and University Section of the North Carolina Library Association in partnership with Appalachian State University’s Center for Academic Excellence is hosting its first Virtual Conference on February 24, 2017!

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Dr. Anthony Aveni

Night in Day: The Great American Eclipse of 2017 and Its Predecessors with Dr. Anthony F. Aveni, Professor of Astronomy, Anthropology, and Native American Studies
Feb 21, 2017

Boone, N.C. - On Monday, March 27, 2017 the College of Arts and Sciences will host Dr. Anthony Aveni, a Russell Colgate Distinguished University Professor, in its seventh annual Dean’s Advisory Council’s Interdisciplinary Lecture series.

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Germans in Jamaica: Wars, Spies and Camps
Feb 21, 2017

Appalachian State University faculty member and documentary filmmaker Kevin Kennedy will present his film “Germans in Jamaica: War, Spies and Camps”, February 23, at 5:30 p.m. in the Greenbriar Theater in the Student Union.

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Alex Tanner and Madelyn Kittle scholarship winners

John Foster West and Marian Coe Scholarship Winners Announced
Feb 20, 2017

The 2016-17 winners of the John Foster West and Marian Coe creative writing scholarships were announced by Appalachian State’s English department on Jan 18. 

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Poet Rose McLarney will appear March 2 in the Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series at Appalachian State University. Photo by Nicole McConville

Q&A with poet Rose McLarney, Visiting Writers Series guest March 2
Feb 20, 2017

On March 2, poet Rose McLarney will kick off the spring portion of the Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series at Appalachian State University.

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Annual Lecture in British History

Between Two Worlds: the English Levant Company and the Ottoman Empire, 1581-1688
Feb 20, 2017

The 5th Annual Appalachian Lecture in British History will host Dr. Jason White of Appalachian State University. The lecture will begin at 7:00 p.m. in Belk Library, room 114 on Thursday, April 27, 2017.

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Warm up with the Humanities Spring 2017
Feb 17, 2017

Warm Up With the Humanities: A Celebration of Research by New Faculty

Friday, February 24, 2017 1-4PM, Room 421 Belk Library and Commons

Sponsored by the Humanities Council

Presenting:

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Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series Spring 2017

Appalachian’s Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series will resume March 2
Feb 16, 2017

The spring portion of the Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series will spring into action beginning March 2 at Appalachian State University.

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Catherine Edwards

An Appalachian State faculty and student take on honorable roles of participation in the North Carolina School of Psychology Association (NCSPA)
Feb 14, 2017

Catherine Edwards, Greenville, N.C., MA/SSP School Psychology graduate program, class of 2018, has been admitted as the Student Representative on the NC School Psychology Association (NCSPA) Board of Directors.

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Academic Honor Roll for Athletes and participants

Academic Services for Student Athletes is recognizing 261 students for Fall 2016 Academic Honor Roll
Feb 13, 2017

The Academic Services for Student Athletes advising staff will be celebrating another year of high academic achievement among student athletes with a recognition tonight during halftime of the Men's Basketball game, February 13, 2017. Tip-off for the game is at 7 p.m.

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Nick Mullins

Former coal miner Nick Mullins to present ‘Blood on the Mountain’ Feb. 21 as part of Appalachian’s Sustainability Film Series
Feb 13, 2017

Nick Mullins, a former coal miner interviewed in the film “Blood on the Mountain,” will introduce the award-winning documentary Feb. 21 during the Sustainability Film Series at Appalachian State University.

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Sarah Mbiki

Student leader creates mentorship, leadership opportunities for women in computer science
Feb 13, 2017

Sarah Mbiki is an advocate for the role academic and professional student clubs play in the Appalachian State University experience.

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Thomas Whyte

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Thomas R. Whyte, Professor of Anthropology
Feb 13, 2017

Tom Whyte’s research includes southern Appalachian prehistoric archaeology, zooarchaeology, and experimental archaeology.

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